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U.S. History Resources: Books and E-Books

U.S. History Call Numbers

In the Library of Congress Classification System, books will be in the History section under “E.”

E 101-135      Discovery of America and early explorations 

Freedom From Fear

E 186-199      Colonial history (1607-1775) 

E 201-298      The Revolution, 1775-1783

E 337.5-453   Early nineteenth century

E 456-655      Civil War period, 1861-1865 

E 660-738      Late nineteenth century, 1865-1900 

E 740-889      Twentieth century

E 895-904      Twenty-first century

E-book Collections

Ebook Central
Click on "U.S. History" under the subject list on the homepage, or select "History:America" under "All Subjects" to search and browse history ebooks on the Americas and the United States.
 

Gutenberg
A collection of books from the American Historical Association and Columbia University Press. (Adobe Acrobat reader is required to view PDF files; QuickTime or RealOne players are required to play audio and video files.)